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  • Title
    Recent records of the Pale Jezebel Delias sanaca sanaca (Moore, 1857) (Lepidoptera: Pieridae) from Mussoorie hills, western Himalaya, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    The west Himalayan sub-species, ‘sanaca’of the pale jezebel,Delias sanaca sanaca, which is intermediate between the pale form flavalba, dark from confusa, was recently recorded, in the oak forests adjoining Mussoorie hills of Garhwal after a gap of about 8 decades. Observations are presented on the past records, specimens, morphological features and sexual dimorphism, ecology, seasonality of the intermediate or normal form of this sub-species sanaca, that is generally overlooked.
    Attribution
    Arun P. Singh, Journal of Threatened Taxa, Vol 8, No 12 (2016); pp. 9473–9478 http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/jott.2834.8.12.9473-9478